Medium: Mixed Media
Booth #: LN7C
Artist bio: Amanda Outcalt is an artist living and working in Norfolk, Virginia. Working primarily in mixed media, Outcalt combines her shaped intaglio copper prints with stitching, drawing, painting, and gold leafing to tell stories about relationships, memories, and health. Outcalt received her BFA in painting and drawing and metalsmithing from East Carolina University in 2008, and has been showcasing her work at galleries, museums, and art fairs ever since. Outcalt’s awards and achievements include having a piece in the permanent collection at the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, being named Featured Artist at the 2018 Plaza Art Fair after receiving an award of excellence at the 2017 show, a Juror’s award at the 2017 St Louis Art Fair, Best of Show at the 2018 Stockley Gardens Art Festival, and Best in Show at the 2018 Des Moines Arts Festival.